Longitudinal assessment of metabolic abnormalities in adolescents and young adults with HIV-infection acquired perinatally or in early childhood.

@article{Dimock2011LongitudinalAO,
  title={Longitudinal assessment of metabolic abnormalities in adolescents and young adults with HIV-infection acquired perinatally or in early childhood.},
  author={David S Dimock and Vijaya M Thomas and Anna Cushing and Julia Bilodeau Purdy and Carol J Worrell and Jeffrey B. Kopp and Rohan Hazra and Colleen M Hadigan},
  journal={Metabolism: clinical and experimental},
  year={2011},
  volume={60 6},
  pages={874-80}
}
Metabolic complications of HIV pose challenges for health maintenance among young adults who acquired HIV in early childhood. Between July 2004 and July 2009, we evaluated 47 HIV-infected subjects who acquired HIV in early life. Participants completed glucose tolerance testing; insulin, lipid, urine albumin, and creatinine determinations; and dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry scans. Longitudinal data were available for 39 subjects; duration of follow-up was 26.4 ± 16.8 months. At baseline… CONTINUE READING